Lot 9168: Kennedy Space Center Saturn S-IVB Upper Stage Measuring and RF Indicator Panel, measuring approximately 19 x 17.5 x 18, labeled at the bottom of the front panel, "S-IV B Measuring & RF," and identified on the back of the panel as part number "40M08955-15 Assy." The unit features several Roto-Tellite lighted indicator modules with toggle switches below, as well as a volt meter and telemeter calibration knob. Among the labels on the switch indicators are "RF Silence On," "Telemetry Ready," "S-IVB DDAS Data Valid," and "Prelaunch C/O Group Pwr On." A McDonnell Douglas label is affixed to the lower left corner, and the reverse bears numerous modification and service labels annotated with dates ranging from 1966 to 1971. In fine condition. This Block House/Launch Control Center mounted panel provided Saturn launch vehicle upper stage (S-IVB) status and control of voltage measurements, telemeter calibration, tape recorders, and the digital data acquisition system. Oversized.
RR Auction's Space and Aviation Auction 463
Thursday, 22nd October 2015
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